No wide beams at Grand Union lock

Published: Thursday, 16 July 2020

THE broken lock on the Grand Union Canal has been 'made safe' but prevents wide beam access.

Leeds & Liverpool open this week-end

Published: Thursday, 16 July 2020

WITH scaffolding contractors now on site at Barrowford Flight it is expected that the a broken cill can now be quickly repaired.

Reflections of an Ancient Boater

Published: Wednesday, 15 July 2020

WE HAVE great pleasure in giving you the first part of Reflections of an Ancient Boater by Ralph Freeman.

Another bridge completed on the Wey & Arun Canal

Published: Wednesday, 15 July 2020

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust volunteers managed to lay the final brick last week on the reinstated Harsfold Bridge.

Broken lock closes another canal

Published: Wednesday, 15 July 2020

THE latest in the saga of broken locks is Ivinghoe Lock (32) on the Grand Union.

Woman stalked on towpath and raped

Published: Wednesday, 15 July 2020

A WOMAN has been stalked along the Rochdale Canal towpath in Manchester and raped.

Are the broad locks the problem?

Published: Monday, 13 July 2020

WE READ often of the stoppages on the broad canals such as the Leeds & Liverpool, Rochdale and Kennet & Avon that have regular stoppages, writes Clare Adams.

The Leeds & Liverpool is a risk too far

Published: Monday, 13 July 2020

HAVING just read your article that the Leeds & Liverpool Canal is closed again I'm of the opinion that anyone attempting it is taking a risk too far, writes T. Lang.

Another Leeds & Liverpool failure closes navigation

Published: Monday, 13 July 2020

FOLLOWING on the news that the Rochdale is closed for at least two weeks, it is now the turn of the Leeds & Liverpool!

Victor: The Rochdale woes

Published: Sunday, 12 July 2020

LEARNING that the poor old Rochdale Canal was closed again prompted an investigation.